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CONNOR WETZEL - LAROSA'S MVP OF THE WEEK WINNER
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NAME: Connor Wetzel
SCHOOL: Wyoming High School
SPORT(S): Basketball
GRADUATING YR.: 2007
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: CHL Player of the Year; National Honor Society
BIRTHDATE: 1-9-89
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6'6" - 205 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Wyoming
PARENTS: David & Joanne
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My family."
FUTURE GOAL: "College, basketball championship, business degree."
MVP ACCOMPLISHMENTS: A 6'6" senior, Connor is a third-year varsity starter who helped the Cowboys notch an impressive 19-3 record last year. He averaged a double-double (16 points-10 rebounds) and earned many honors, including CHL Player of the Year, 1st team all-city and all-district, and honorable mention all-state. He averaged 14 points-9 rebounds as a sophomore. Connor has started strong this year, too, scoring 25 points in an opening game win vs. Lockland. "Connor Wetzel is the epitome of diligence as well as being an awesome citizen," says Coach Tony Gentry. A tremendous student (4.2 GPA), Connor is a member of National Honor Society and Spanish National Honor Society. He is also very involved in community service. His favorite athlete is Manu Ginobili, his favorite entertainer is The Roots, and his most like to meet is Jim Carrey. He plans on playing at the next level though has not yet selected a college.

COACH'S QUOTE -- "Connor's work ethic and intellect define our basketball program and his 4.2 GPA sets the standard for what it takes to be successful. We are truly proud of Connor's parents for the family values they have instilled in him." Tony Gentry, Basketball Coach